AT&T's new 'smart city' sensors will monitor bridges to make sure they're safe

AT&T is hooking bridges up to the Internet of Things. 
At CES, AT&T announced that it’s testing a new “structure monitoring solution,” a system of sensors to help cities, states, and private transportation companies monitor the stability of bridges, and alert officials if they become unsafe. 
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The sensors can be applied to all bridges, from foot bridges to those that support roads and railways. 
AT&T will announce customers over the next several months. Some cities and companies will buy and manage the systems, while others will buy them but let AT&T manage them

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